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[texts]Joint Operations In The Southwest Pacific 1943-1945 - Holzimmer, Kevin C.
"In the last strategically significant amphibious landing in the Southwest Pacific Area (SWPA) during World War II, the Armed Forces landed 175,000 men-organized into I and XIV Corps-on a 20-mile stretch of beach on the Philippine island of Luzon. The operation capped a 2-year campaign that spanned thousands of miles of ocean and included 73 amphibious assaults. While difficult, all of these landings and subsequent actions succeeded...
Keywords: Unified operations (Military science); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; WWII
Downloads: 46
[texts]Close Up of the Jap Fighting-Man - Clear, Warren J.
Close Up of the Jap Fighting-Man 1942 "This document describes a lecture delivered at the Command and General Staff School on Fort Leavenworth, Kansas in October 1942. It is a 'psychological study'; and evaluation into the Japanese warrior: 'This is our enemy. It will be wise for us to know as much as we can about this half-savage biped whose bandy legs have carried the sun-burst banner of conquest over a quarter of the globe, from the icy reaches of the Bering Sea to the burning sands of the so...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; US Army; United States. Army; Japan. -- Armed Forces -- Handbooks, Manuals, etc
Downloads: 261
[texts]Japanese In Battle, 2nd Edition - Military Intelligence Directorate
"The object of this document is to indicate briefly the chief characteristics of Japanese behavior in the field as they differ from our own and that of western nations. Descriptions of Japanese tactics is based on observation of actual practice and real examples rather than on rules in Japanese handbooks, with accompanying figures and illustrations. "Digitized by the Combined Arms Research Library Digital Library, US Army Combined Arms Center...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area; Japan. -- Armed Forces -- Handbooks, Manuals, etc
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[movies]Japanese Newsreel: Review Of WWII In Pacific On Its 1st Anniversary - United States. Navy
2 versions.NPC-15462 REVIEW OF WW II (IN PACIFIC) ON ITS IST. ANNIVERSARY, 1940 "Note: This is Jap. propaganda for Chinese with Chinese subtitles."National Archives description "1) A-G LS Hongkong.2) MLS Impressive streets in Hongkong.3) HA MLS Crowded Chinese market street. SV4) MLS Pro-Japanese Chinese soldiers marching in street.5) MLS Street in Manila.6) MS Children in art show in Manila. P7) MLS Large number of native children doing exercises in open air.8) MLS Crowd of natives in front of ...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan; Newsreel; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- China
Downloads: 360
[texts]The war against Japan - Hunter, Kenneth E
CMH Pub 12-1 The War Against Japan Pictorial Record by Kenneth E. Hunter, comp.; Margaret E. Tackley, comp.; Mary Ann Bacon, ed. "The book deals with the Pacific Theater of Operations and is divided into six sections: (1) The Allied Defensive; (2) The Strategic Defensive and Tactical Offensive; (3) The Offensive - 1944; (4) The Final Phase; (5) The China-Burma-India Theater; and (6) The Collapse of Japan and the End of the War in the Pacific." ISBN: 0160765463 ISNB-13 978-0160765469 Digitized by...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area -- Pictorial works; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Pictorial works; United States. Army; US Army; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; The United States Army in World War II Pictorial Record; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean
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[texts]The Mosquito Network: American Military Broadcasting In The South West Pacific During World War Two - Hadlow, Martin
"The year is 1944 and the world is at war. In the South-West Pacific, US soldier and radio broadcaster, T/5 1 Hy Averback, presents the Atabrine Cocktail Hour programme on the airwaves of the American Expeditionary Station (AES) on Guadalcanal in the British Solomon Islands Protectorate. To keep his audience of Gl's and other service personnel amused and interested, Averback invents make-believe locations and situations for his show." Digitized by http://afrts.dodmedia.osd.mil/
Keywords: WWII; Armed Forces Network; World War, 1939-1945 -- Radio Broadcasting -- United States; Radio Broadcasting; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; The Mosquito Network; Hy Averback
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[movies]Bombing & Strafing Okinawa: Gun Camera Over Tokyo, Formosa, Okinawa, Luzon, & Yap Island - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film # 11442. Color Navy GSAP gun camera footage from the Pacific Theater. One of the title cards says "Japanese Fleet Oct 26 1944" so I've used that date. Another title card says "U.S.S. Hornet, Manila Luzon Yap, Nov. 5 - 19, 1944, General F.M.R.O. No.24" In addition to the GSAP film, there is footage (taken from a ship) of a fighter ditching in the sea and some carrier landings.National Archives Identifier: 2518988 no description...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; GSAP; United States. -- Navy -- Aviation; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; Gun Sight Aiming Point; USS Hornet (CV-12); USS Hornet; WWII In Color
Downloads: 99
[texts]The Pacific Is My Beat - Wheeler, Keith
FOREWORD 7 CONVOY 17 F. S. No. 3 31 HAIRCUT FOR BATTLE 33 PANDORA'S BANDBOX 41 RECESSIONAL . 57 HOME FROM THE SEA 65 WAKE AT WAKE 71 MARCUS 87 THE FLYING TRAPEZE 93 NOT IN COMMUNIQUES 101 ROAD TO TOKYO - OR SEATTLE . . 107 CARRIERS OFF DUTCH HARBOR . . 113 THE ZOOMIES 125 INTO THE SOUP 137 BATTLING SPITKIT 145 XVII. WILLIWAW 153 XVIII. CRASH 161 XIX. UMNAK MUD IS DEEP 167 XX.ONE-WAY TICKET 175 XXI...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal Narratives, American; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War II
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[texts]Japanese Night Combat - Headquarters, U.S. Army Forces, Far East, and Eighth U.S. Army, Military History Section, Japanese Research Division
Japanese Night Combat Parts 1, 2, 3 1955 "...this paper compiled by a number of former officers of the Imperial Japanese Army contains general discussion of the principles and accumulated experience of the Japanese in night combat. Part 2 contains an appendix consisting of appropriate excerpts from Japanese Army training manuals, part 3 contains a supplement of twelve examples of night combat engagements of the Japanese Army." Digitized by the Combined Arms Research Library Digital Library, US A...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; US Army; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945; Night Fighting (Military Science); Japan. -- Armed Forces -- Handbooks, Manuals, etc
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[texts]A General Airman: Millard Harmon And The South Pacific In World War II - Hughes, Thomas A.
"Despite his contributions in World War II, he appears in only the most detailed of books and it is his little brother's name that graces buildings at the Air Force Academy. Harmon's untimely death surely accounts for some of this amnesia; the rush of wartime events left little time to commemorate individuals. But there is more to the continuing silence that surrounds Miff Harmon's career. After the war, the Army and Navy had their own heroes to memorialize, and Harmon's joint Service legacy poo...
Keywords: WWII; Twining, Nathan F. (Nathan Farragut), 1897-1982; United States. Army Air Forces; Harmon, Millard Fillmore, 1888-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945
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[texts]A War Of Their Own: Bombers Over The Southwest Pacific - Rodman, Matthew K.
"This work attempts to present an accurate account of the nature of the air war in the Southwest Pacific during World War II, focusing mainly upon the Fifth Air Force. The study does not presume to be an all-encompassing operational summary; instead, it aims to provide a representative picture of American bombardment in that area. This was a moment in history when combat air power played a key role in achieving victory...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Air Force, 5th
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[movies]Navy GSAP, Strafing & Rocket Fire Against Japanese Installations, 10/21/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #11175. Navy GSAP gun camera footage from the Pacific theater.National Archives Identifier: 2485258 no description. Mislabeled as "Strafing & Rocket Fire Against Japanese Installations, 10/21/1954" As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: Gun Sight Aiming Point; WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; GSAP; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Navy -- Aviation; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; WWII In Color
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[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 147: Medical Service In The Jungle - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Reel 1, a shore party evacuation station and a battalion aid station are set up in an unidentified amphibious operation. Litter bearers are shown in action. A water purification station is set up. Water discipline, malaria control, and fungus problems are depicted.Reel 2, medical supplies are dropped from planes. Wounded are evacuated to a collecting station and then to a clearing station." National Archives Identifier: 24541As always, any error or typo is mine an...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical Care -- United States; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area; Film Bulletin; Military Medicine -- Pacific Islands -- Instructional Films and Videos; Military Medicine; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean
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[movies]Acualities Du Monde No 17 (?) - United States. Navy
Listed in the National Archives as "Npc 9204Japanese newsreels of war 1942" but I think portions of this are from the 1942 newsreelAcualities Du Monde No 17.Perhaps a native Japanese speaker could help me out. Description at the National Archives: "1) MS Japanese ground troops advancing in Malay toward Singapore. 2) LS Western style building in Singapore. 3) MS British soldier. 4) MLS Japanese flag flying on top of building...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; Newsreel; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Malaysia -- Malaya; World War, 1939-1945 -- China; Homma, Masaharu, 1887-1946; Corregidor; Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew, 1883-1953
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[texts]Central Pacific - Newell, Clayton R., 1942-
CMH Pub 72-4 Central Pacific: The U.S. Army Campaigns of World War II by Clayton R. Newell. "Provides one in a series of 40 illustrated brochures that describe the campaigns in which U.S. Army troops participated during the war. Each brochure describes the strategic setting, traces the operations of the major American units involved, and analyzes the impact of the campaign on future operations." GPO Stock Number: 008-029-00232-9 ISBN: 0160358809 ISBN-13: 978-0160358807 Digitized by the U.S...
Keywords: The US Army Campaigns of WWII; Tarawa, Battle of, Kiribati, 1943; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Marshall Islands; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Kiribati; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; World War II; United States. Army; US Army; World War II Commemorative Brochures; World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area
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[movies]Notable Pacific Island Areas Ten Years After World War II - United States. Department of the Army
Notable Pacific Island Areas Ten Years After World War II: Corregidor, Philippine Islands, Midway, Manila, 1952-02-13Description from National Archives: "Twelve inch mortars which were used to defend Corregidor. LS of ruined hospital. Pieces of artillery overgrown by jungle foliage. CUs of 12 inch cannon lying on the ground. A large gun with trees growing around it. Lighthouse on the island of Corregidor...
Keywords: WWII; Midway, Battle of, 1942; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- Philippines -- Manila; World War, 1939-1945 -- Philippines -- Bataan (Province); Corregidor; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area
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[texts]CMH Pub 5-1 Strategy and Command: The First Two Years - Morton, Louis
CMH Pub 5-1 Strategy and Command: The First Two Years by Louis Morton. "An analysis of organization and logistics as well as strategy and command, covering the coming of the war, Japanese policy and American strategy before Pearl Harbor, Japanese victories in the first six months of the war, first efforts in New Guinea and the Solomons to stem the Japanese tide, and the limited offensive in the summer of 1943." GPO Number: 008-029-00032-6 Digitized by the U.S...
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The War in the Pacific; The U.S. Army in World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945; Green Book; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army; US Army; WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area
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[texts]History Of U.S. Marine Corps Operations In WWII: Volume III, Central Pacific Drive - Shaw, Henry I.
History Of U.S. Marine Corps Operations In WWII: Volume III, Central Pacific Drive by Henry I Shaw; Bernard C Nalty; Edwin T Turnbladh; United States. Marine Corps. "This book, the third in a projected five-volume series, continues the comprehensive history of Marine Corps operations in World War II. The story of individual campaigns, once told in separate detail in preliminary monographs, has been reevaluated and rewritten to show events in proper proportion to each other and in correct perspec...
Keywords: History of U.S. Marine Corps Operations in World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; World War, 1939-1945; USMC; US Marines; United States. Marine Corps; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War II; WWII; Nalty, Bernard C; Turnbladh, Edwin T
Downloads: 490
[texts]History Of U.S. Marine Corps Operations In World War II: Volume II, Isolation On Rabaul - Shaw, Henry I.
History Of U.S. Marine Corps Operations In World War II: Volume II, Isolation On Rabaul by Henry I. Shaw; Douglas T. Kane "This book, the second in a projected five-volume series, continues the comprehensive history of Marine Corps operations in World War II. The story of individual campaigns, once told in separate detail in preliminary monographs, has been largely rewritten and woven together to show events in proper proportion to each other and in correct perspective to the war as a whole...
Keywords: History of U.S. Marine Corps Operations in World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Papua New Guinea; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History; United States. Marine Corps; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; US Marines; USMC; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean
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[texts]CMH Pub 5-8-1 The Approach To The Philippines - Smith, Robert Ross, 1919-
CMH Pub 5-8-1 The Approach to the Philippines by Robert Ross Smith. First published, 1953. GPO Bookstore Number: 008-029-00504-2 "Operations of Allied forces in the Southwest Pacific from April through October 1944 told generally at the level of the regimental combat team-the infantry regiment with its supporting artillery, engineer, tank, medical, and other units." Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The War in the Pacific; The U.S. Army in World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Palau; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- New Guinea; US Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area
Downloads: 248
[movies]"Acualities Du Monde" #17 Japanese Newsreel - United States. Navy
Listed at National Archives as "Japanese Propaganda Newsreel, Invasion Philippines, Mandalay, 01-1943" National Archives description: "  1) GV, MS&CU Davao, Japanese growing, cutting, stripping drying, shipping hemp SV2) AV Bombing Corregidor, Bataan BG3) Japanese troops attack, land Corr. S-CU US prisoners4) CU, GV Gen.Wainwright & officers conferring with Japanese captors SV5) GV MS Manila Bay, Corregidor, Pan American prisoners SV6) GV tunnel entrances, interiors showing office etc.7) Japane...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; Newsreel; World War, 1939-1945; Corregidor; Homma, Masaharu, 1887-1946; Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew, 1883-1953; World War, 1939-1945 -- China; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Malaysia -- Malaya; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan
Downloads: 132
[movies]Task Force, 1943 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film # 10896 "Task Force, 1943." National Archives description "1) MS Pilot parachuting. 2) MS Pilot landing in water. 3) LS Carrier underway; bomb striking water next to carrier. 4) GtoA MS Kamikaze plane striking water off bow of carrier. 5) GtoA LS Kamikaze hitting water, after being hit from aircraft fire. 6) GtoA MS Kamikaze going through flak. 7) CU Men running along flight deck...
Keywords: WWII; United States. Navy; World War II; Hellcat (Fighter Plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Kamikaze Pilots -- Japan; World War, 1939-1945; Avenger (Fighter Plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Japanese; United States. -- Navy -- Aviation; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; Antiaircraft Artillery; Bands (Music); WWII In Color
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[movies]WW2 Navy Gun Camera GSAP, Chi Chi Jima, etc. - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film # 5131. National Archives description "A to A Attacking Japanese single-engine fighter. A to A LS Japanese single-engine fighter flying over water. A to A Japanese plane doing aerobatics in flight. A to A Shooting at Japanese float plane which is attempting aerobatics to escape attack; float plane is peppered by tracers (very good). AV Strafing Japanese tanker...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; GSAP; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; Gun Sight Aiming Point; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, Japanese; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, Japanese; WWII In Color; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean
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[movies]30th BG, Bombing Raids, Iwo Jima, Chichi Jima, And Yap - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Subjects Film #2599. Title card (on steel runway mat): "7TH AAF COMBAT CAMERA UNIT, Cameraman McGRATH, Roll No 1, Date 11-4, Shipping Strike" then air stike footage, shot from inside aircraft in flight. A B-24 Liberator bomber has a tail code from the 30th BG, 819th BS. Title card (on steel runway mat): "7TH AAF COMBAT CAMERA UNIT, Cameraman SGT BILL GRAY, Roll No 1, Date 11-4, Shipping Strike Chichi Jima" short clip of bombers in flight, taken from inside aircraft...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; Bombing, Aerial; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; B-24 Bomber; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group, 30th; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Squadron, 819th -- Bombardment Group, 30th
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[texts]CMH Pub 10-24 Medical Service in the War Against Japan - Condon-Rall, Mary Ellen, 1938-
CMH Pub 10-24 The Medical Department: Medical Service in the War Against Japan by Mary Ellen Condon-Rall, Albert E. Cowdrey. First published "Medical Service in the War Against Japan is one of three volumes recounting the organizational and operational overseas activities of the U.S. Army Medical Department during World War II. In the context of fierce combat operations waged in the joint/combined command Asian-Pacific theaters extending from Australia to Alaska and from the Gilbert Islands to B...
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; The U.S. Army in World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area; Military Medicine; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- United States; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; United States. -- Army -- Medical Department; United States. -- Army -- Medical Department -- History
Downloads: 306
[texts]The Story Of The Fifth Bombardment Group (Heavy) - United States. Army Air Forces. Bomb Group, 5th
"The history of the Bomber Barons of the Thirteenth "Jungle" Air Force as compiled by the 5th Group Historical Officer, and released for publication by the 13th Air Force Public Relations Officer." Digitized by Google.
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental Histories -- United States; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Bombardment Group (H), 5th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Air Force, 13th
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[texts]CMH Pub 10-14 The Quartermaster Corps: Operations In The War Against Japan - Stauffer, Alvin P. (Alvin Packer)
CMH Pub 10-14 The Quartermaster Corps: Operations In The War Against Japan by Alvin P. Stauffer. First published, 1956.GPO Number: 008-029-00047-4"This study focuses on logistics as the indispensable companion of strategy and tactics and includes a description of conditions under which GIs lived in primitive environments."Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States; United States. -- Army -- Quartermaster Corps; The U.S. Army In World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; United States. Army; Green Book; US Army; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Equipment And Supplies
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[texts]General Kenney Reports: A Personal History Of The Pacific War - Kenney, George C. (George Churchill), 1889-1977
CONTENTS PAGE Introduction xi I. Assignment to the Pacific July, 1942 3 II. With MacArthur in Australia August, 1942 25 III. New Guinea August-September, 1942 59 IV. The Buna Campaign: I September-October, 1942 97 V. The Buna Campaign: II November-December, 1942 135 VI. "Our Losses Were Light" January -February , 1943 181 VII. The Battle of the Bismarck Sea March, 1943 197 VIII. First Trip to Washington March, 1943 209 IX...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal Narratives, American; Kenney, George C. (George Churchill), 1889-1977; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Air Force, 5th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American
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[texts]A War Zone Familiarization Manual for the Pacific Ocean Areas - United States. Army Air Forces. Troop Carrier Command, Headquarters
War Zone Familiarization: Pacific Ocean Areas. Troop Carrier Command Edition for Air Crew Members. May 1945."A War Zone Familiarization Manual for the Pacific Ocean Areas (POA) is presented in the pages which.follow. This manual has been compiled from material supplied by various Staff Sections of Headquarters, ARMY AIR FORCES, PACIFIC OCEAN AREAS, and other sources in the POA. The information contained herein is intended solely for orientation, of combat crews who may be assigned to AAFPOA...
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Troop Carrier Command; Field Manual; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; United States. Army; United States. -- Army -- Aviation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; United States. Army Air Forces; United States. -- Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- History; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; ATC; World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area
Downloads: 171
[movies]Combat Bulletin #60, 1945 - United States. Army
U.S. Army combat activities during the first 2 weeks of June, 1945. Title cards: Activities in European Theater of Operations: (22,000 lb. RAF "Volcano" bombs)Oslo: (474th Infantry Regiment C-37s arrive in Oslo to evacuate German troops. 96th battalion are Norwegian-Americans.)Gen. Eisenhower In Paris: (June 14, 1945 in Paris. Receives medal from DeGaulle.)North America: LVT's For Beachhead Operations...
Keywords: Combat Bulletin; United States. -- Army -- Infantry Regiment, 474th; Newsreel; United States. Army; US Army; WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Norwegian American; Norwegian; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; Douglas DC-3 (Transport Plane); Gaulle, Charles De, 1890-1970; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; Landing Craft -- United States; United States. -- Army -- Airborne Division, 11th; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island
Downloads: 173
[texts]CMH Pub 10-6 The Corps Of Engineers: The War Against Japan - Dod, Karl C.
CMH Pub 10-6 The Corps Of Engineers: The War Against Japan by Karl C. Dod. First published, 1966."Engineer activities in the Pacific war, with particular emphasis on those in General MacArthur's Southwest Pacific Area."Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; Green Book; United States. Army; World War II; US Army; United States. -- Army -- Corps of Engineers; The U.S. Army In World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States
Downloads: 199
[movies]Army Air Forces, Pacific - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Film Report # CF-504 Army Air Forces, Pacific. Used to sell War Bonds during the Victory Loan drive.National Archives description "Reel 1, Gen. Arnold describes the AAF's role in the Pacific theater. Shows brief views of bombing raids. U.S. troops land on a beach, infantry advance under P-47 fighter cover, and supplies are flown to British forces in Burma. Gordon Seagrave, British surgeon, treats wounded Nationalist Chinese as Gen...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; B-29 Bomber; B-24 Bomber; Thunderbolt (Fighter Plane); Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993; World War, 1939-1945; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Stilwell, Joseph Warren, 1883-1946; Seagrave, Gordon Stifler, 1897-1965; Arnold, Henry Harley, 1886-1950; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; United States. Army Air Forces; CBI; War Bonds; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; Army Air Forces -- Combat Film Report
Downloads: 159
[movies]Medicine In Action - United States. Navy
U.S. Navy medical training films, sometimes graphic. MN-3726A Medicine In Action 1 Pacific Enemy Number Two "Suppressive theory such as malaria discipline and atabrine; control measures such as elimination of pools of water, spraying of water, cutting of underbrush, and treatment of natives." 1944 MN-3726D Medicine In Action 4 Soft Tissue Wounds "For release to physicians only. How to remove shell fragments from four typical battle wounds:  upper thigh, scapula, leg, and arm wounds; recommended...
Keywords: US Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- United States; Cholera -- prevention & control -- India -- Instructional Films and Videos; Military Medicine; United States. Navy; Drug Evaluation -- India -- Instructional Films and Videos; WWII; War -- Relief of sick and wounded; Military Medicine -- Pacific Islands -- Instructional Films and Videos; World War, 1939-1945; Cholera -- drug therapy -- India -- Instructional Films and Videos; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; Military Medicine -- methods; Mosquito Control -- methods -- Pacific Islands -- Instructional Films and Videos; Wounds and injuries -- Surgery; Malaria -- prevention & control -- Pacific Islands -- Instructional Films and Videos; US Navy; Surgery, Military; WWII In Color; World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area
Downloads: 297
[movies]Combat Bulletin #28 - United States. Army
U.S. Army newsreel Combat Bulletin #28, which features combat operations in October of 1944. Listed at the National Archives as Activities In European Theatre Of Operations: Battle Of The Netherlands (Hertogenbosch) [Etc.]: 1944.Title cards:E.T.O.: Activities In European Theatre Of OperationsBattle of the NetherlandsAir Force Fighter KillsMediterranean: Liberation of GreeceC.B.I.: Activities In BurmaThe U.S...
Keywords: Combat Bulletin; CBI; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines; Leyte Gulf, Battle Of, Philippines, 1944; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; Military Gliders (Aeronautics) -- United States -- History -- 20th Century; Gliders (Aeronautics); Arnhem, Battle Of, Arnhem, Netherlands, 1944; USS Princeton; USS Princeton (CVL-23); Seagrave, Gordon Stifler, 1897-1965; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Troop Carrier Command; Williams, Paul L
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